Old-printed, rare and valuable books in foreign languages (XVI-XX c.)

The collection of old-print, rare and valuable editions (XVI-XX c.) contains a cornerstone collection of basic writings in different fields of knowledge - history, classical studies, philosophy, natural science, mathematics, law, art studies, etc. Among them are: the oldest book in the field of mathematics – Archimedis Syracusani philosophi ac geometrae excellentissimi Opera…(1544); the first book in Thracology – “Histoire des rois de Thrace et de ceux du Bosphore cimmerien, eclaircie par les medailles” by Felix Cary (1752); the first book in Slavic Studies – “Institutiones linguae Slavicae dialecti veteris” by Joseph Dobrovsky (1822); valuable multivolume editions (folio format) - “Rerum Italicarum scriptores” (1725-1733), “Codex Theodosianus” (1736-1743), “Oe Byzantinae historiae scriptribus” (1729-1735), and other rare editions.

Университетска библиотека "Св. Климент Охридски" 2014